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  1. Wrestling with reality

    Posted May 20th 2005, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... Microsoft and Nintendo, that means packing so much processing power into a box that with the right software, the lines between fantasy and reality will become so blurred you will not notice ...

  2. Quotas will hurt Fountain Set

    Posted May 20th 2005, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... firm's top line would grow only 5.3 per cent due to slowing orders, said a Kim Eng Securities report, adding that news of the quotas would 'put pressure on the share prices of Hong ...

  3. Li defends 'low' offer to buy out HGC

    Posted May 20th 2005, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... of fixed-line operator HGC it does not own. 'If you are an investor in Cheung Kong since its debut in 1972, over the past 33 years, you would have received returns of close to 1,000-fold, ...

  4. Peg shift sends rates up, shakes property

    Posted May 20th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of a ceiling- in the past the HKMA had no obligation to defend the peg on the strong side- was aimed at bringing short-term Hong Kong interest rates in line with US rates and limiting the use ...

  5. First Among Equals shines for the new stable at trials

    Posted Jan 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... course on January 4. Jockey Chris Munce was unable to get the four-year-old into the clear in the concluding stages and he went to the line on the bridle, behind an impenetrable wall of horses, ...

  6. HKMA orders laundering crackdown

    Posted Jul 15th 2004, 12:00am by Louis Beckerling

    ... Provision puts banks in line with recent trends on monitoring suspect persons and accounts, writes Louis Beckerling Hong Kong banks have been ordered to crack down on attempts by corrupt politicians or their associates to launder money looted from the public through their bank accounts. The order from the Hong Kong Monetary Authority brings local banks in line with similar provisions ...

  7. Cup final a test of sportsmanship

    Posted Aug 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In other parts of the world, soccer fans have been known to go overboard when national pride is on the line. But in Asia, international matches are generally conducted in the spirit of sportsmanship. Fans are just as likely to cheer the opposing side as their own and ugly scenes are the exception, not the rule. The Asian Cup in particular, played once every four years, has gone ...

  8. Japanese car firms warn against bio-diesel mix

    Posted Aug 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... productive, and we agreed a broad framework for resolving the boundaries. We look forward to the next round later this year in Canberra. Your claim that the 'commonly accepted' median-line ... not require that all overlapping maritime claims are to be resolved by a 'median' or 'equidistant' line. It prescribes that they are to be resolved on the basis of international ...

  9. Trains of thought

    Posted Mar 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... in the business model driving the financial bottom line, but we're taking it one step further forward by looking into environmental performance and corporate social responsibility performance ...

  10. Two types of jam

    Posted May 19th 2005, 12:00am by Tony Latter

    ... efficient at getting things done, whether major actions decreed by Exco or minor matters despatched by officials further down the line. When there are signs of masterful inaction, or of subjects ...




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